Bio: Kathryn Cotnoir earned her BFA from the University of Connecticut and her MFA from Cornell University. Her work is included in the Portland Art Museum Rental Sales Gallery.
Kathryn Damon-Dawson - Siltcoos Lake
Fault Lines Common Murres - Watercolor on Arches 140#, 30” x 16” (unframed), Call VAC for pricing.
Bio: Kathryn Damon-Dawson is a Watercolor Society of Oregon platinum-award level artist. She is the founder of Backstreet Gallery in Florence.
Note: Common Murres, along Oregon’s Coast, are endangered. Fault Lines captures urgency and stress.
Yasmina Dedijer-Small – Seal Rock
Oceana - Gouache, acrylic and ink on archival paper, 7” x 5.25”, $300 (unframed)
Bio: A graduate of Waldport High School, Yasmina Dedijer-Small received a Bachelor of Fine Art from San Jose University. Recent exhibitions include The Great Highway Gallery (San Francisco), Newport Visual Art Center and Wieden & Kennedy Gallery (Portland).
Jana Demartini - Portland
Mergence - Color lithograph, 16” x 18”, $300
Bio: Jana Demartini has been epresented by Blackfish Gallery in Portland since 1991. She was born and educated in Czechoslovakia with degrees in art, and Czech and Russian languages.
Note: Work printed in Prague in 2001.
Susan DeRosa - Jacksonville
View of Yachats River, Bridge and Estuary - Acrylic, 10” x 10” , $400
Bio: Nature inspires this contemporary artist, with an impressionistic flare. The capturing of atmosphere, play of light, soft edges are illuminative, sensitive.
Note: Landscape painting on the Oregon Coast, with Sandgren’s annual summer PaintOut.